Hell's Canyon Campground

Custer Gallatin National Forest

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4200 Main Boulder Rd. McLeod, MT 59052 406-222-1892 Official Website

GPS: 45.362, -110.214

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Overview of Hell's Canyon Campground

Access road not suitable for vehicles longer than 20 ft.

This is bear country! Please follow bear safety and food storage requirements.

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
Learn more: Boondocking 101.

Number of Sites 11

Open Seasonally Yes

Elevation 6,102 ft / 1,859 m

Max Stay 16

Max Length 20 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Ratings Summary

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MTgirl79
MT
Wolf Creek 850
Chevrolet 2500 Long Bed
83 reviews
“Seldom used, small rigs only”

Reviewed 9/30/2019

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 0
Site Number: 0
Overall Rating

This is an older campground, made in the days when "canned ham" campers were big rigs. The sites are small - tenters, truck campers and maybe an R-Pod at the most would be comfortable in here. This camp sees little use compared to other camps in the area. Most sites are a little overgrown and run down. Tables are a little rotten, older wooden pit toilets and crumbling concrete fireboxes. No water and no trash. The road in is narrow and almost always muddy. The bonus is you would likely have the place all to yourself even when every other camp in the valley is packed full.
Lots of bears in the area too. There are no bear boxes in camp due to the age of the camp but you will need to observe all bear country rules and keep everything packed away securely.
And a warning in general. Main Boulder Road is very long, narrow and rough. If you're not familiar with the area I would advise to scout things out first without your RV and determine if you're comfortable driving the road with your rig. Plenty of locals make the trek up here successfully but there are a lot of narrow sections of road and not a lot of opportunity to turn around if you are towing.

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
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